Genomes and Genes
Summary: Any adverse condition in a patient occurring as the result of treatment by a physician, surgeon, or other health professional, especially infections acquired by the patient during the course of treatment.
Articles from Journal RESEARCH
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- Incidence and prevention of iatrogenic urethral injuriesCarol Kashefi
Division of Urology, University of California San Diego School of Medicine, San Diego, California 92103, USA
J Urol 179:2254-7; discussion 2257-8. 2008..We studied the incidence and mechanism of iatrogenic urinary catheter injuries occurring in adult male inpatients at a single institution. We also designed and implemented an intervention to prevent these injuries...
- The Canadian Adverse Events Study: the incidence of adverse events among hospital patients in CanadaG Ross Baker
Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto, McMurrich Building Room 2031, 12 Queen s Park Crescent West, Toronto, Ontario M5S 1A8, Canada
CMAJ 170:1678-86. 2004..AEs are unintended injuries or complications resulting in death, disability or prolonged hospital stay that arise from health care management. We estimated the incidence of AEs among patients in Canadian acute care hospitals...
- Health-care-associated infection in Africa: a systematic reviewSepideh Bagheri Nejad
Clean Care is Safer Care, World Health Organization Patient Safety, Geneva, Switzerland
Bull World Health Organ 89:757-65. 2011..To assess the epidemiology of endemic health-care-associated infection (HAI) in Africa...
- Incidence of adverse events related to health care in Spain: results of the Spanish National Study of Adverse EventsJ M Aranaz-Andrés
Department of Preventive Medicine, Teaching Hospital of Sant Joan d Alacant, Spain
J Epidemiol Community Health 62:1022-9. 2008..To determine the incidence and incidence density of adverse events (AEs) in Spanish hospitals (including the pre-hospitalisation period)...
- Impact of patient communication problems on the risk of preventable adverse events in acute care settingsGillian Bartlett
Department of Family Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Que
CMAJ 178:1555-62. 2008..Language barriers and disabilities that affect communication have been shown to decrease quality of care. We sought to assess whether communication problems are associated with an increased risk of preventable adverse events...
- Refractory ulcerative colitis and iatrogenic colorectal Kaposi's sarcomaC M Girelli
First Division of Internal Medicine, Service of Gastroenterology and Digestive Endoscopy, Hospital of Busto Arsizio, Italy
Dig Liver Dis 41:170-4. 2009..Kaposi's sarcoma developed after starting glucocorticosteroid therapy, supporting the theory that colorectal Kaposi's sarcoma associated with ulcerative colitis is iatrogenic...
- Colonoscopic perforations: a review of 30,366 patientsT H Lüning
Department of Surgery, Canisius Wilhelmina Hospital, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Surg Endosc 21:994-7. 2007..This study aimed to determine perforation frequency and the management of endoscopic colonoscopic perforation...
- Endoscopic treatment of an iatrogenic perforation of the colon by using endoloopCarla Celestino
The Latin American OMGE OMED Advanced Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Training Center Santiago de Chile, Chile
Gastrointest Endosc 64:653-4. 2006
- Quality of life after iatrogenic bile duct injury: a case control studyAisling M Hogan
St Vincent s University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
Ann Surg 249:292-5. 2009..To compare quality of life (QOL) of patients following iatrogenic bile duct injuries (BDI) to matched controls...
- Aristolochic acid nephropathy: Harbinger of a global iatrogenic diseaseArthur P Grollman
Laboratory of Chemical Biology, Department of Pharmacological Sciences, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York 11794, USA
Environ Mol Mutagen 54:1-7. 2013....
- Bilateral keratectasia after unilateral laser in situ keratomileusis: a retrospective diagnosis of ectatic corneal disorderJim C Wang
Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, Department of Ophthalmology, Fontana, California 92335, USA
J Cataract Refract Surg 29:2015-8. 2003..A retrospective diagnosis of ectatic corneal disorder was made in a patient who had no obvious findings of corneal pathology prior to LASIK...
- Incidence and preventability of adverse events requiring intensive care admission: a systematic reviewAnnemie Vlayen
Hasselt University, Faculty of Medicine, Diepenbeek, Belgium
J Eval Clin Pract 18:485-97. 2012....
- Long-term effects of iatrogenic bile duct injury during cholecystectomyBjörn Törnqvist
Department of Surgical Gastroenterology, Karolinska University Hospital, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 7:1013-8; quiz 915. 2009..The aim of this study was to study survival, factors influencing survival, and causes of death after iatrogenic reconstructed bile duct injury in a large population-based Swedish cohort...
- Iatrogenic Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease 22 years after human growth hormone therapy: clinical and radiological featuresM Furtner
J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 79:229-31. 2008
- Latrogenic keratectasia following laser in situ keratomileusisLeopoldo Spadea
University of L Aquila, Italy
J Refract Surg 18:475-80. 2002..To evaluate keratectasia after laser in situ keratomileusis (LASIK) for high myopia...
- Iatrogenic disease in the elderly: risk factors, consequences, and preventionSompol Permpongkosol
Division of Urology, Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
Clin Interv Aging 6:77-82. 2011The epidemiology of iatrogenic disease in the elderly has not been extensively reported...
- Endoscopic therapy for esophageal perforation or anastomotic leak with a self-expandable metallic stentJessica M Leers
Department of General, Visceral and Cancer Surgery, University of Cologne, Kerpener Strasse 62, 50937, Koln, Germany
Surg Endosc 23:2258-62. 2009..Therapeutic options are surgical repair or resection or conservative management with cessation of oral intake and antibiotic therapy. We evaluated an alternative approach that uses self-expandable metallic stents (SEMS)...
- Adverse events in New Zealand public hospitals I: occurrence and impactPeter Davis
Department of Public Health and General Practice, Christchurch School of Medicine, University of Otago, Christchurch, New Zealand
N Z Med J 115:U271. 2002..To assess the occurrence and impact of adverse events in New Zealand public hospitals...
- [Incidence of adverse events in hospitals. A retrospective study of medical records]T Schiøler
DSI Institut for Sundhedsvaesen
Ugeskr Laeger 163:5370-8. 2001..So far no similar study has been performed in Denmark. In order to determine whether foreign findings could be generalised to Danish health care, a pilot study on adverse events was carried out in Danish acute care hospitals...
- Incidence and types of preventable adverse events in elderly patients: population based review of medical recordsE J Thomas
University of Texas Houston Medical School, Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, Section for Clinical Epidemiology, 6431 Fannin MSB 1 122, Houston, TX 77030, USA
BMJ 320:741-4. 2000..To determine the incidence and types of preventable adverse events in elderly patients...
- Laparoscopic biliary injury: more than a learning curve problemJ A Windsor
Surgical Skills Training Centre, Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine and Health Science, University of Auckland, New Zealand
Aust N Z J Surg 68:186-9. 1998....
- [Non-surgical therapy of iatrogenic false aneurysms]G Görge
Medizinische Klinik II, Klinikum Saarbrücken, Germany
Dtsch Med Wochenschr 128:36-40. 2003..In patients with large haematomas, ongoing bleeding, damage of the native vessel, compression of arteries, veins or neurological deficits, or with infections, early surgical repair is still the treatment of choice...
- Esophageal stent placement for the treatment of iatrogenic intrathoracic esophageal perforationRichard K Freeman
Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, St Vincent Hospital, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
Ann Thorac Surg 83:2003-7; discussion 2007-8. 2007..This investigation summarizes our experiences treating iatrogenic intrathoracic perforations of the esophagus using an occlusive removable esophageal stent...
- The Critical Care Safety Study: The incidence and nature of adverse events and serious medical errors in intensive careJeffrey M Rothschild
Divisions of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
Crit Care Med 33:1694-700. 2005..We sought to study the incidence and nature of adverse events and serious errors in the critical care setting...
- Iatrogenic keratoconus as a complication of radial keratotomySaad Shaikh
Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305, USA
J Cataract Refract Surg 28:553-5. 2002..Microscopic examination of the corneal button showed findings consistent with keratoconus. This case represents the first documented incidence of corneal ectasia as a complication of primary RK...
- Adverse events and preventable adverse events in childrenDonna Woods
Institute for Health Services Research and Policy Studies, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 339 E Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
Pediatrics 115:155-60. 2005..Patient safety has been recognized as an important problem in health care. However, knowledge about adverse events and preventable adverse events in children is relatively limited...
- Redesigning Medicare inpatient PPS to adjust payment for post-admission complicationsRichard F Averill
3M Health Information Systems, Wallingford, CT 06492, USA
Health Care Financ Rev 27:83-93. 2006..Based on the redesigned IPPS, the increase in Medicare payments due to post-admission complications was reduced by more than one billion dollars annually...
- Iatrogenic events contributing to ICU admission: a prospective studyEmmanuelle Mercier
Service de Reanimation Medicale, Universite Francois Rabelais, Hopital Bretonneau, CHRU, 37044, Tours Cedex 9, France
Intensive Care Med 36:1033-7. 2010..To determine the incidence, risk factors, severity, and preventability of iatrogenic events (IEs) as a cause of intensive care unit (ICU) admission...
- Treatment of perforation in the healthy esophagus: analysis of 12 casesVittorio Bresadola
Department of Surgery, University Hospital Udine, Udine, Italy
Langenbecks Arch Surg 393:135-40. 2008..Perforation of the esophagus still carries high morbidity and mortality rates, and there is no gold standard for the surgical treatment of choice...
- Iatrogenic esophageal perforation in childrenJeffrey W Gander
Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and Morgan Stanley Children s Hospital of New York Presbyterian, New York, NY 10032, USA
Pediatr Surg Int 25:395-401. 2009..Mortality rates have been reported between 20 and 28% with delays in diagnosis and treatment appearing to be most strongly correlated with poor outcomes...
- The use of isotonic fluid as maintenance therapy prevents iatrogenic hyponatremia in pediatrics: a randomized, controlled open studyP Alvarez Montañana
Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Hospital La Fe, Valencia, Spain
Pediatr Crit Care Med 9:589-97. 2008..We primarily intend to determine whether the use of isotonic fluids prevents hyponatremia and, secondly, whether these fluids increase the incidence of adverse events...
- Posterior wall capture and resultant common femoral occlusion complicating StarClose access closurePatrick A Stone
West Virginia University School of Medicine, Charleston Division, Charleston, WV, USA
J Vasc Surg 48:469-71. 2008..We provide objective observations from the rescue surgical intervention and discuss potential mechanisms of device failure...
- Iatrogenic injuries leading to suspicion of homicideSaurabh Chattopadhyay
Department of Forensic Medicine, Medical College Kolkata, Ballygunge, Kolkata, West Bengal, India
J Forensic Leg Med 15:447-9. 2008..The suspicion was further strengthened by the lack of proper documentation and inappropriate/improper use of terminology of medicolegal significance...
- New method for the objective evaluation of injury to the lingual nerve after operation on third molarsT Renton
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Queen Mary s College, University of London, School of Medicine and Dentistry, Whitechapel, London E1 2AD, UK
Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg 43:238-45. 2005..The first gave an estimate of the probability of defining major malfunction of the nerve objectively; the second gave a linear measurement that allowed recovery of the nerve to be followed...
- Predicting susceptibility and incubation time of human-to-human transmission of vCJDM T Bishop
National CJD Surveillance Unit, Bryan Matthews Building, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, UK
Lancet Neurol 5:393-8. 2006..We aimed to model iatrogenic spread to enable a comparison of transmission efficiencies of vCJD and bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE) and an assessment of the effect of the codon-129 polymorphism on human susceptibility...
- Prevalence of iatrogenic admissions to the Departments of Medicine/Cardiology/ Pulmonology in a 1,250 bed general hospitalR Atiqi
Department of Medicine, Albert Schweitzer Hospital, Dordrecht, Netherlands
Int J Clin Pharmacol Ther 48:517-24. 2010..We reassessed the prevalence of iatrogenic admissions in a study of internists. Iatrogenic disease was defined as adverse drug reactions according to the World Health Organization Definition and ..
- Adverse drug events in the elderlyKathrin M Cresswell
Division of Community Health Sciences, General Practice Section, University of Edinburgh, 20 West Richmond Street, Edinburgh EH8 9DX, UK
Br Med Bull 83:259-74. 2007Increasing recognition of the burden associated with iatrogenic disease has led to international interest into how best to promote patient safety...
- Clinical features and diagnosis of dura mater graft associated Creutzfeldt Jakob diseaseM Noguchi-Shinohara
Department of Neurology and Neurobiology of Aging, Kanazawa University Graduate School of Medical Science, Takara machi, Kanazawa, Japan
Neurology 69:360-7. 2007..A subset of patients with dura mater graft-associated Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (dCJD) demonstrates atypical clinical features and plaque formation in the brain (plaque type)...
- Avoidable iatrogenic complications of urethral catheterization and inadequate intern training in a tertiary-care teaching hospitalArun Z Thomas
Department of Urology and Renal Transplantation, Beaumont Hospital, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Dublin, Ireland
BJU Int 104:1109-12. 2009....
- Use of self-expandable metal stents for the treatment of esophageal perforations and anastomotic leaksP Salminen
Department of Surgery, Turku University Central Hospital, Turku, Finland
Surg Endosc 23:1526-30. 2009..This study aimed to evaluate the role of covered SEMS for the management of esophageal perforations and anastomotic leaks...
- Esophageal perforation: principles of diagnosis and surgical managementMarkus Huber-Lang
Department of Visceral and Transplantation Surgery, University of Ulm Medical School, Germany
Surg Today 36:332-40. 2006..Esophageal perforation (EP) is still associated with a high mortality rate, even after surgical repair. We reviewed 17 cases of EP to evaluate the management of this major surgical problem...
- Adverse Drug Reactions in Elderly People: A substantial cause of preventable illnessJerry Avorn
Division of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics, Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02120, USA
BMJ 336:956-7. 2008
- Iatrogenic Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease: the waning of an eraPaul Brown
Neurology 67:389-93. 2006..acquired form of CJD (variant CJD due to infection with the agent of bovine spongiform encephalopathy), iatrogenic disease seems to have reached its high water mark during the 1990s...
- Repair of esophageal perforation due to anterior cervical spine instrumentationRyan L Kau
Division of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, Arizona, USA
Laryngoscope 120:739-42. 2010..Postoperatively, both patients had no evidence of persistent perforation and had resolution of preoperative symptoms...
- Endoscopic clips for closing esophageal perforations: case report and pooled analysisMohammed A Qadeer
Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
Gastrointest Endosc 66:605-11. 2007..Acute and chronic esophageal perforations have traditionally been treated with surgery or a conservative approach. Recently, endoscopic repair has been reported in some case reports...
- [Malposition of epidural catheter: an 8-year retrospective analysis on an incident reporting system at an urban university hospital]Yoriko Date
Department of Anesthesiology, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Graduate School of Medicine, Tokyo 113 8519
Masui 59:1224-7. 2010....
- [Nursing iatrogenic events in hospitalized elderly patients]Jussara Carvalho dos Santos
Faculdade de Ciencias Medicas, Universidade Estadual de Campinas, Campinas, SP, Brasil
Rev Esc Enferm USP 43:810-7. 2009..The findings suggest the importance of creating ways to encourage nursing professionals to accurately report iatrogenic events, as well as creating wards specifically for the elderly population...
- Opioids, iatrogenic harm and disclosure of medical errorCraig D Blinderman
Palliative Care Service, Massachusetts General Hospital, and Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
J Pain Symptom Manage 39:309-13. 2010..Palliative care specialists have a unique responsibility to provide guidance and establish a standard of care that clinicians should adhere to. Prevention of harm in dying patients should be a priority in the hospital setting...
- Is acute respiratory distress syndrome an iatrogenic disease?Jesus Villar
Crit Care 14:120. 2010..We examine these interesting results after providing a brief historical perspective and discuss the limitations and implications of the study...
- Oesophageal perforations in Iceland: a whole population study on incidence, aetiology and surgical outcomeH Vidarsdottir
Department of Surgery, Landspitali University Hospital, Reykjavik, Iceland
Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 58:476-80. 2010..In this retrospective, nationwide study, the results of oesophageal perforation are reported for a well defined cohort, with special emphasis on the incidence, aetiology and results of surgical treatment...
- From ventilator-induced lung injury to physician-induced lung injury: why the reluctance to use small tidal volumes?J Villar
Hospital Universitario N S de Candelaria, Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain
Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 48:267-71. 2004
- Surgical treatment and outcome of iatrogenic bile duct lesions after cholecystectomy and the impact of different clinical classification systemsH Bektas
Klinik fUr Allgemein, Viszeral und Transplantationschirurgie, Medizinische Hochschule Hannover, Carl Neuberg Strasse 1, D 30625 Hanover, Germany
Br J Surg 94:1119-27. 2007..Different injury patterns of iatrogenic bile duct lesions after cholecystectomy have prompted the proposal of several different clinical classification systems. The aim of this study was to validate these systems comparatively...
- Laparoscopic extravesical ureteral reimplantation for iatrogenic distal ureteral strictureSompol Permpongkosol
Division of Urology, Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
J Med Assoc Thai 92:1380-6. 2009..The authors describe their experience with laparoscopic extravesical neoureterocystostomy for iatrogenic distal ureteral stricture using a transperitoneal intracorporeal freehand suturing technique...
- Current concepts in the management of esophageal perforations: a twenty-seven year Canadian experiencePankaj Bhatia
Division of Thoracic Surgery, The University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
Ann Thorac Surg 92:209-15. 2011..Perforation of the esophagus remains a challenging clinical problem...
- Prevention of common bile duct injury during laparoscopic cholecystectomyZhi Bing Ou
Chongqing Key Laboratory of Hepatobiliary Surgery and Department of Hepatobiliary Surgery, Second Affiliated Hospital, Chongqing Medical University, Chongqing 400010, China
Hepatobiliary Pancreat Dis Int 8:414-7. 2009..We analyzed the factors contributing to a record of zero CBD injuries in 10 000 consecutive LCs...
- Finite element analysis of the human mandible to assess the effect of removing an impacted third molarAttila Szucs
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary
J Can Dent Assoc 76:a72. 2010..The aim was to analyze the effects of removing various amounts of bone around an impacted mandibular third molar and to predict the possibility of iatrogenic fracture...
- Paresis acquired in the intensive care unit: a prospective multicenter studyBernard De Jonghe
Service de Reanimation Medicale, centre hospitalier de Poissy Saint Germain en Laye, 10 rue du Champ Gaillard, 78300 Poissy, France
JAMA 288:2859-67. 2002....
- The effect of concomitant vascular disruption in patients with iatrogenic biliary injuriesOrhan Bilge
Hepatopancreatobiliary Unit, Department of General Surgery, Istanbul Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
Langenbecks Arch Surg 388:265-9. 2003..To evaluate treatment results in iatrogenic biliary injuries with concomitant vascular injuries...
- Preventable adverse events in infants hospitalized with bronchiolitisSarah C McBride
Department of Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Pediatrics 116:603-8. 2005..To determine the incidence of preventable adverse events (AEs) and near misses (NMs) among infants hospitalized for bronchiolitis at a pediatric tertiary care hospital and the impact of these errors on hospital length of stay (LOS)...
- Omeprazole may be superior to famotidine in the management of iatrogenic ulcer after endoscopic mucosal resection: a prospective randomized controlled trialB D Ye
Department of Internal Medicine and Liver Research Institute, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Chongno Gu, Seoul, Korea
Aliment Pharmacol Ther 24:837-43. 2006..However, the relative merits of proton pump inhibitor or histamine(2)-receptor antagonist for endoscopic mucosal resection-induced ulcers are not known...
- Changing patterns of traumatic bile duct injuries: a review of forty years experienceZhi Qiang Huang
Research Institute of General Surgery, The General Hospital of Chinese PLA, Beijing 100853, China
World J Gastroenterol 8:5-12. 2002..To summarize the experiences of treating bile duct injuries in 40 years of clinical practice...
- Iatrogenic peritoneal adenomyoma after laparoscopic subtotal hysterectomy and uterine morcellationOlivier Donnez
Universite Catholique de Louvain, Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, Department of Gynecology, Brussels, Belgium
Fertil Steril 86:1511-2. 2006..Histologic examination confirmed smooth muscle hyperplasia infiltrated by numerous endometrial glands (adenomyosis)...
- Predictors of survival in sporadic Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease and other human transmissible spongiform encephalopathiesM Pocchiari
Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Department of Cell Biology and Neurosciences Rome, Italy
Brain 127:2348-59. 2004....
- Mortality from Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease and related disorders in Europe, Australia, and CanadaA Ladogana
Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Department of Cell Biology and Neurosciences ISS, Rome, Italy
Neurology 64:1586-91. 2005..In 1997, the study was extended to Australia, Austria, Canada, Spain, and Switzerland...
- Endovascular covered stent for management of arterial pseudoaneurysms after central venous accessSumit Kapadia
Department of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi, India
J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 21:99-102. 2007
- Iatrogenic bile duct injury: the scourge of laparoscopic cholecystectomyK Slater
Hepatobiliary Unit, Princess Alexandra Hospital, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
ANZ J Surg 72:83-8. 2002..The purpose of the present paper was to review a tertiary referral unit's experience of bile duct injuries induced by LC...
- Epidemiology of erectile dysfunctionM Kubin
Bayer AG, Pharma Research Centre, Wuppertal, Germany
Int J Impot Res 15:63-71. 2003....
- Distribution of codon 129 genotype in human growth hormone-treated CJD patients in France and the UKJean Philippe Brandel
National Reference Centre of Iatrogenic CJD, Salpetriere Hospital, 75651 Cedex 13, Paris, France
Lancet 362:128-30. 2003..There is no evident explanation for this different distribution, which might be due to infection with different strains of prion in human growth hormone...
- Development of severe hyponatraemia in hospitalized patients: treatment-related risk factors and inadequate managementEwout J Hoorn
Department of Internal Medicine, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Nephrol Dial Transplant 21:70-6. 2006..Although hyponatraemia [plasma sodium (PNa)<136 mmol/l] frequently develops in hospital, risk factors for hospital-acquired hyponatraemia remain unclear...
- Iatrogenic femoral artery pseudoaneurysms--a review of current methods of diagnosis and treatmentF Ahmad
Department of Interventional Radiology, Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust, Reading, UK
Clin Radiol 63:1310-6. 2008..Awareness of pseudoaneurysm formation and the treatment options allows prompt diagnosis and successful treatment...
- Femoral pseudoaneurysm due to diagnostic or interventional angiographic proceduresOnder Demirbas
Department of Interventional and Diagnostic Radiology, Sani Konukoglu Medical Center, Gaziantep, Turkey
Angiology 56:553-6. 2005....
- Incidence and types of adverse events and negligent care in Utah and ColoradoE J Thomas
Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Med Care 38:261-71. 2000..The generalizability of these findings is unknown and has been questioned by other studies...
- Iatrogenic bile duct injury: a population-based study of 152 776 cholecystectomies in the Swedish Inpatient RegistryAnne Waage
Department of Surgery, Karolinska University Hospital, Huddinge, 14186 Stockholm, Sweden
Arch Surg 141:1207-13. 2006..The incidence of BDI at cholecystectomy may have increased after the introduction of laparoscopic cholecystectomy...
- Long-term outcome of iatrogenic gas embolismJacques Bessereau
General Intensive Care Unit, Hyperbaric Centre, Raymond Poincaré Hospital AP HP, University of Versailles SQY UniverSud Paris, 104 boulevard Raymond Poincaré, 92380, Garches, France
Intensive Care Med 36:1180-7. 2010..To establish the incidence and long-term prognosis of iatrogenic gas embolism...
- Endovascular treatment of complications of femoral arterial accessDimitrios Tsetis
Department of Radiology, University Hospital of Heraklion, Medical School of Crete, PO Box 1352, Stavrakia, 71110 Heraklion, Crete, Greece
Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 33:457-68. 2010..Balloon angioplasty and CDT can occasionally be used to treat stenoses and occlusions complicating the use of percutaneous closure devices...
- HBO and gas embolismEri Fukaya
Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Tokyo Women s Medical University, Tokyo, Japan
Neurol Res 29:142-5. 2007..In this article, we will review the pathophysiology, etiology, diagnosis and treatment of gas embolism...
- The impact of adverse events in the intensive care unit on hospital mortality and length of stayAlan J Forster
Department of Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
BMC Health Serv Res 8:259. 2008..We performed this study to measure the independent influence of intensive care unit (ICU) based AEs on in-hospital mortality and hospital length of stay...
- [Postoperative iatrogenic left coronaroventricular fistula. Demonstration by color two-dimensional Doppler]A Marek
, CHRU Sud, Amiens
Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss 84:419-23. 1991....
- [Long-term results of endoscopic treatment of biliary stenosis from laparoscopic cholecystectomy]G D De Palma
Dipartimento di Chirurgia Generale, Geriatria Oncologia ed Endoscopia Digestiva Diagnostica ed Operativa, Universita degli Studi Federico II, Napoli, Italy
Minerva Chir 57:669-72. 2002..The outcome of endoscopic biliary stent insertion for postoperative bile duct stenosis was retrospectively evaluated...
- Results of hemivertebrectomy and fusion for symptomatic thoracic disc herniationU K Debnath
The Centre for Spinal Studies and Surgery, Queens Medical Centre, Nottingham, UK
Eur Spine J 12:292-9. 2003..This procedure offers improved access to the thoracic disc for an instrumented fusion, which is likely to decrease the risk of iatrogenic injury to the spinal cord...
- Combined cataract surgery and vitrectomy for vitreous haemorrhage secondary to age-related macular degenerationEdward Roufail
Department of Ophthalmology, Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
Clin Experiment Ophthalmol 36:36-8. 2008..To report on the functional outcome of surgery on patients with concurrent cataract and breakthrough vitreous haemorrhage from age-related macular degeneration (ARMD)...
- Early reoperation for iatrogenic left main stenosis after aortic valve replacement: a perilous situationO Chavanon
Department of Cardiac Surgery, Montreal Heart Institute, 5000 Belanger Street East, Montreal, H1T 1C8, Quebec, Canada
Cardiovasc Surg 10:256-63. 2002....
- Long-term evaluation of biliary reconstruction after partial resection of segments IV and V in iatrogenic injuriesMiguel Angel Mercado
Department of Surgery, Instituto Nacional de Ciencias Medicas y Nutricion Salvador Zubiran, Tlalpan, Mexico
J Gastrointest Surg 10:77-82. 2006..Parenchyma removal also allows the free placement of the jejunal limb, without external compression and tension, obtaining a high quality anastomosis with excellent long-term results...
- Intraoperative iatrogenic rupture of hepatocellular carcinomaChi Leung Liu
Department of Surgery, Centre of Liver Diseases, University of Hong Kong Medical Centre, Queen Mary Hospital, 102 Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, China
World J Surg 26:348-52. 2002..Extreme care should be taken during mobilization of the tumor, and an alternative operative approach in the presence of a difficult hepatic resection of a large HCC may be required to avoid the complication...
- [Intra- and perioperative complications in the stabilization of per- and subtrochanteric femoral fractures by means of PFN]W Werner-Tutschku
Unfallchirurgische Abteilung, AKH Wels, Germany
Unfallchirurg 105:881-5. 2002..The "Z-effect" seen in 5 cases (7,1%) and the "cut-out" of the sliding-hip-screw in 6 cases (8,6%) were the most frequent complications. The main reason was a bad primary reposition in varus with a CCD-Angle less than 125 degrees...
- [Injuries of carotid arteries]A T Dorobisz
Department of Vascular, General and Transplant Surgery, Medical University in Wroclaw, Wroclaw, Poland
Zentralbl Chir 129:18-20. 2004..We present 43 cases of carotid injuries operated upon as emergency service (in the majority outside of our hospital). The number of postoperative surgical and neurological complications was moderate...
- [Iatrogenic pseudoaneurysms of the peripheral arteries]Raoul Borioni
UO Chirurgia Vascolare, Aurelia Hospital, Roma
Chir Ital 60:103-11. 2008..Therefore, any surgical treatment should be performed with strict adherence to sound vascular surgical principles...
- Iatrogenic ruptures of the tracheobronchial treeH S Hofmann
Department of Cardio Thoracic Surgery, Martin Luther University Halle Wittenberg, E Grube Str 40, 06097 Halle, Germany
Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 21:649-52. 2002..Therefore, we evaluated the reasons, the subsequent therapy and the outcome of patients with tracheal rupture, who were admitted to our hospital...
- [Reconstruction-arthrodesis of the first metatarsophalangeal joint iatrogenic bone defects]A Rochwerger
Service de Chirurgie Orthopedique et Traumatologique, Hopital de la Conception, 147, boulevard Baille, 13005 Marseille
Rev Chir Orthop Reparatrice Appar Mot 88:501-7. 2002..The purpose of this work was to determine what parameters contribute to minimizing these postoperative risks...
- Treatment of an iatrogenic vertebral artery laceration with the Symbiot self expandable covered stentVasilios Katsaridis
Neurosurgical Department, G Papanikolaou General Hospital, 15, Papanikolaou Avenue, Thessaloniki, Greece
Clin Neurol Neurosurg 109:512-5. 2007..The newer self expandable covered stents seem promising in the treatment of vertebral artery injury...
- Iatrogenic intestinal injury concomitant to iatrogenic bile duct injury: the second componentMiguel Angel Mercado
Department of Surgery, Instituto Nacional de Ciencias Medicas y Nutricion, Salvador Zubiran, Tlalpan, Mexico
Curr Surg 61:380-5. 2004..We analyzed the concomitant intestinal complications in 251 patients with iatrogenic biliary injuries reconstructed over this 12-year period...
- Voluntary and involuntary ligature of the bile duct in iatrogenic injuries: a nonadvisable approachMiguel Angel Mercado
Instituto Nacional de Ciencias Medicas y Nutricion Salvador Zubiran, Vasco de Quiroga 15, Mexico, Mexico DF, Mexico
J Gastrointest Surg 12:1029-32. 2008..Considering that we are a national referral center for such injuries, we decided to analyze our cases of voluntary and involuntary duct ligation after iatrogenic bile duct injury...
- Bile duct injuries related to misplacement of "T tubes"Miguel Angel Mercado
Department of Surgery, Instituto Nacioonal de Ciencias Médicas y Nutición Salvador Zubirán, Mexico, D F
Ann Hepatol 5:44-8. 2006..Inadequate placement of the T tube, long term stay and technical difficulties that can affect the outcome, can lead to an injury that usually requires a biliodigestive reconstruction...
- Reoperative surgery for postcholecystectomy bile duct injuriesAdarsh Chaudhary
Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Gobind Ballabh Pant Hospital, New Delhi, India
Dig Surg 19:22-7. 2002....
- A case of poststernotomy pseudoaneurysm of the left internal thoracic arteryAndrea Blasio
Division of Cardiac Surgery, S Raffaele University Hospital, Milan, Italy
J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 9:433-334. 2008
- Vascular injuries associated with elective orthopedic proceduresJeffrey S Wilson
Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa, FL, USA
Ann Vasc Surg 17:641-4. 2003..Despite arterial repair/bypass, limb morbidity is common and related to preexisting occlusive disease or extent of arterial thrombosis...
- Use of Grotenhuis perforator in endoscopic third ventriculostomy and cyst fenestrationA Darbar
Department of Neurosurgery, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, Michigan, USA
Minim Invasive Neurosurg 51:126-9. 2008..No basilar artery injury or other serious complications occurred in patients who underwent E3 V or cyst fenestration using the Grotenhuis perforator...
- Clinical analysis of patients with iatrogenic bile duct injuryWei liang Yang
Department of General Surgery, Second Affiliated Hospital, Harbin Medical University, Harbin 150086, China
Hepatobiliary Pancreat Dis Int 5:283-5. 2006..The main cause of iatrogenic bile duct injury is misidentification of the common bile duct as the cystic duct. In this article, we summarize the experience in the treatment of 112 patients with iatrogenic bile duct injury...
- Diaphragmatic repair and/or reconstruction during upper abdominal urological laparoscopyMonish Aron
Section of Laparoscopic and Robotic Surgery, Glickman Urological Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
J Urol 178:2444-50. 2007..We present our experience with and the technique of laparoscopic mesh reconstruction or suture repair of intentional resection or intraoperative injury of the diaphragm...
- Biliary tract injury during cholecystectomy: a retrospective descriptive review of clinical features, treatment and outcomeW M M de Silva
Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Sri Jayawardenepura, Sri Lanka
Ceylon Med J 51:132-6. 2006
- Preoperative disease severity at sites of subsequent skull base defects after endoscopic sinus surgeryJohn M DelGaudio
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Am J Rhinol 22:321-4. 2008..We evaluated preoperative computed tomography (CT) scans to determine the degree of mucosal disease present at the site of subsequent SB defects caused by ESS...
- Role of CYP2J2 in Xenobiotic Induced QT-prolongationRHEEM ANGELA TOTAH; Fiscal Year: 2013..PUBLIC HEALTH RELEVANCE: The research described in this proposal aims at understanding the mechanism of an iatrogenic disease. Sometimes ingesting certain drugs or chemicals in food interferes with the endogenous function of an enzyme,..
- PROTEINASE INHIBITOR FOR HEREDITARY ANGIOEDEMA THERAPYRobert Mandle; Fiscal Year: 2000..4) A recombinant source of material provides a more defined product with reduced risk of iatrogenic disease compared with current therapy with the plasma derived product...
- INJURY TO LIVER SINUSOIDAL ENDOTHELIAL CELLSSteven Strasberg; Fiscal Year: 2003..A potentially beneficial improvements in preservation solutions are identified they will be tested in whole isolated livers and by transplantation in the rat. ..
- Improving Transfusion Practices Using Decision SupportJeffrey Rothschild; Fiscal Year: 2004..We will also examine whether improvements in appropriate transfusion ordering behavior among clinicians using decision support tools will be greater than improvements achieved by educational programs alone. ..
- LEARN (Leveraging Existing Assessments of Risk Now) for Pediatric Patient SafetyDonna Woods; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Enhancement of antimicrobics by electrical currentRobin Patel; Fiscal Year: 2007..This novel but simple resistance reversing strategy may generalize to a wide variety of antimicrobics and microorganisms and a wide variety of biofilm-associated human infections. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY-MEDSTAR CENTER FOR CLINICAL AND TRANSLATIONAL SCIENCEJoseph Verbalis; Fiscal Year: 2006..The planning process will be led by a committee of faculty members who are leaders in translational research and clinical research training at the member institutions. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Cholesterol and Sphingolipid Perturbation of Membrane Traffic in Human DiseaseAndrew H Limper; Fiscal Year: 2011..The following studies will examine the role of these lipids in exacerbating the symptoms of Cystic fibrosis and will be used in developing new therapeutic approaches for this disease. ..
- NEONATAL BILIRUBIN NEUROTOXICITY AND P-GLYCOPROTEINJon Watchko; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- Statewide Implementation of Electronic Health RecordsDavid Bates; Fiscal Year: 2006..Dissemination of the results of this work should speed efforts toward the establishment of a national health information infrastructure. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Improving Safety and Quality with Outpatient Order EntryTejal Gandhi; Fiscal Year: 2006..Given the diversity of practices, these findings will be generalizable to other organizations and will speed the adoption of these systems. ..
- Measuring the Value of Romote ICU MonitoringEric Thomas; Fiscal Year: 2006..unreadable] [unreadable] 4. To measure changes in healthcare provider attitudes about teamwork and safety climate after implementation of the tele-ICU. [unreadable] ..
- Aftercare for Adolescents with Substance Use DisordersYifrah Kaminer; Fiscal Year: 2006..This award will allow the applicant protected time to pursue quality mentoring of future clinical investigators while conducting clinical research that will optimize long-term scientific contributions of both the mentor and trainees. ..
- NHLBI Respiration Biology Research Training GrantAndrew Limper; Fiscal Year: 2007..Candidate are committed to a minimum of two, but preferably three or more years of full time research. A wide range of didactic courses is available to complement the intensive laboratory experience. ..
- Surgical Management of Facial Nerve InjuryTheresa Hadlock; Fiscal Year: 2007..The academic environment is one of complete dedication to advancing both biomedical science and patient care through careful study and diligent investigation, and of support for the mentored investigator. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- THE CLINICAL EFFECTIVENESS OF PHARMACY ADHERENCE INFORMATION FOR DIABETES CONTROLKeoki Williams; Fiscal Year: 2010..Analyses will control for cluster randomization effects. The introduction of sustainable medication adherence monitoring in clinical practice holds great potential to improve health outcomes among patients with diabetes. ..
- HYPONATREMIA-INDUCED OSTEOPOROSISJoseph G Verbalis; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Control of the Pneumocystis carinii Life CycleAndrew Limper; Fiscal Year: 2008..abstract_text> ..
- Detection of Biofilm Bacteria using GloBacRobin Patel; Fiscal Year: 2008..The goal of the proposed studies is to develop a rapid test for detection of bacteria on artificial joints that can be used in the operating room to diagnose infected artificial joints. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- USING INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY TO IMPROVE ASTHMA ADHERENCEKeoki Williams; Fiscal Year: 2008..abstract_text> ..
- Prostaglandins, Leukotrienes, and Innate ImmunityCraig Lilly; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Galectin-3 and Expression of the Asthma PhenotypeCraig Lilly; Fiscal Year: 2008..These studies will provide new insights into the complex role of lectins and their ligands in allergic diseases. ..
- Immune Response to Clostridium difficileCiaran Kelly; Fiscal Year: 2008..These specific aims are designed to advance further our knowledge of the immunobiology of C. difficile toxin-induced diarrhea and the mechanisms of immune protection in humans. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Psychosocial outcome after chemical incidentsLisa Page; Fiscal Year: 2008..g., presence of an odour and media coverage) and other social factors. Multi level modeling will be used to assess the relative importance of these diverse factors. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Neurology Outcomes Research:Clinical Trials/ TrainingRobert Holloway; Fiscal Year: 2005..Dr. Holloway's position within the Departments of Neurology and Community and Preventive Medicine, and the Rochester Clinical Research Curriculum will ensure the recruitment of highly qualified trainees. ..
- Telerobotic Minimally Invasive ASD RepairJeremy Cannon; Fiscal Year: 2002..The initial experiments will be done with an open chest model and subsequently a port access procedure will be developed. ..
- PHYSIOLOGICAL ADAPTATION TO SUSTAINED HYPO-OSMOLALITYJoseph Verbalis; Fiscal Year: 2002..These studies should lead to an elucidation of the cellular mechanisms underlying one of the most basic and intriguing unanswered question about clinically hyponatremic disorders. ..
- Uptake of Fluoroquinolones and Tetracyclines by GingivaJohn Walters; Fiscal Year: 2003..Strategies that optimize the uptake and distribution of antimicrobial agents should enhance the elimination of invasive pathogens from the periodontium and other types of mucosa. ..
- DETERMINANTS OF HEPATITIS C & E MORBIDITY IN EGYPTGeorge Strickland; Fiscal Year: 2002..abstract_text> ..
- PATHOGENIC MECHANISMS OF HELICOBACTER PYLORI GASTRITISCiaran Kelly; Fiscal Year: 2002..Identifying H.pylori virulence factors which modulate host immune and inflammatory responses and determining their mechanisms of action are key to targeting new management strategies for this highly prevalent pathogen. ..
- GENETICS VARIATION IN 5LO PRODUCT PRODUCTIONCraig Lilly; Fiscal Year: 2003..abstract_text> ..
- HIGH ENERGY IONS AND GENOMIC INSTABILITYEric Hall; Fiscal Year: 2001....
- RADIOTHERAPY EFFECTS ON BRAIN FUNCTIONING IN ADULTSCAROL ARMSTRONG; Fiscal Year: 2001..They will gather pilot data on the sensitivity of MTI to radiation effects in 37 cases during the early and late delayed periods. Standard brain regions, tumor sites and specific regions will be examined. ..
- DETERMINANTS OF HEPATITIS C & E MORBIDITY IN EGYPTGeorge Strickland; Fiscal Year: 2004..abstract_text> ..
- MOLECULAR STAGING AND SCREENING OF LUNG CANCERSteven Ahrendt; Fiscal Year: 2002..Completion of the proposed mentored training period will provide the candidate with an excellent foundation for pursuing his long-term goals in academic surgical oncology. ..
- Truth Telling in OncologyLisa Lehmann; Fiscal Year: 2007..Based on our analysis of the process and content of communication we will develop and pilot interventions to improve the process of information giving and decision-making in oncology. ..
- PANDAS and Strep Infection: Are they Linked?Roger Kurlan; Fiscal Year: 2004..Disproving the PANDAS hypothesis would prevent the use of expensive and potentially dangerous therapies (e.g., plasma exchange, immune globulin, antibiotics) that have been proposed for PANDAS patients. ..
- MECHANISMS OF LEUKOCYTE RECRUITMENT IN IBDCiaran Kelly; Fiscal Year: 2005..An in-depth, mechanistic understanding of the regulation of ENA-78 gene expression in human enterocytes may lead to novel therapeutic approaches to IBD. ..
- BRAIN OXYTOCIN AND ETHANOL EFFECT ON INGESTIVE BEHAVIORJoseph Verbalis; Fiscal Year: 2001....
- Evaluation of Biliary Strictures by IDUS, DIA, and FISHMichael Levy; Fiscal Year: 2005..Significance: The study results have the potential to significantly improve the accurate diagnosis of biliary strictures. Earlier and more definitive diagnosis will translate into improved treatment options. ..
- Novel Strategies Targeting Acute Exacerbation of COPDRichard Albert; Fiscal Year: 2007..This information will, at the same time, also provide information regarding the pathobiology of COPD exacerbations. ..
- Infection Risk of Urinary Collection StrategiesSanjay Saint; Fiscal Year: 2006..Since approximately 40% of elderly Americans will enter a nursing home at some point, identification of those at risk of infection could have considerable health, quality of life, and economic consequences. ..
- HUMAN RETROVIRUS-5 AND ARTHRITISRobin Patel; Fiscal Year: 2002..Identification of a specific infectious agent associated with these arthritides would potentially allo for the development of preventive strategies such as vaccination and novel therapeutic approaches. ..
- Mechanism of Endotoxin's Effect On Allergy RiskKeoki Williams; Fiscal Year: 2008..It is the hoped that understanding the mechanism of endotoxin's effect will establish new targets for the prevention of allergies. ..
- T lymphocyte growth regulation by prointerleukin-16Kevin Wilson; Fiscal Year: 2005..Such an environment maximizes the potential for the principle investigator to establish a scientific niche from which an academic career can be constructed. ..
- Aggressive Periodontitis and Formylpeptide Receptor SNPsJohn Walters; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- MECHANISMS OF CHEMOKINE EXPRESSION IN ASTHMACraig Lilly; Fiscal Year: 2003..This work will lead to a better understanding of the mechanisms by which eotaxin and the CCR3 receptor contribute to the asthamtic diathesis. ..
- Nursing Effort and Quality in Long-Term Care FacilitiesRobert Kane; Fiscal Year: 2004..The database consists of 3125 residents in 98 nursing units from 62 facilities. Results should shed light on the current policy debate over nursing home staffing standards. ..
- Treating Agitation/Psychosis in Dementia/ParkinsonismRoger Kurlan; Fiscal Year: 2004..This study will provide important information regarding the optimal treatment of psychosis and agitation for patients with the commonly encountered combination of primary dementia and parkinsonism. ..
- Using Barcode Technology to Improve Medication SafetyTejal Gandhi; Fiscal Year: 2004..The applicant believes that this study will advance the national patient safety agenda and significantly impact the way medication is delivered by hospitals in the future. ..
- MAINTENANCE OF TREATMENT GAINS IN ADOLESCENTS WITH ARDYifrah Kaminer; Fiscal Year: 2005..e., frequency, quantity) of relapse and related negative consequences, and improve overall functioning of the participants. ..
- Allergy Alerts in Computerized Physician EntryDavid Bates; Fiscal Year: 2001..We believe the results of our work will improve patient safety and the overall quality of pharmacotherapy. We also believe that the results of our study will be applicabe to other healthcare systems ..